US Secretary of Agriculture Mr Tom Vilsack appointment welcomed

The United States is our third largest agricultural export market by value, and as such the Australian Government has welcomed the appointment of new US Secretary of Agriculture, Mr Tom Vilsack. Minister for Agriculture, Drought and Emergency Management David Littleproud said the new appointment would continue the strong agricultural cooperation between the United States and Australia. […]

CBA moving European HQ to Amsterdam

Commonwealth Bank of Australia is shifting its European HQ from London to Amsterdam in a move it says will allow it to provide better access to European markets for its institutional clients post-Brexit. From next year, CBA will have its newly-licenced Dutch subsidiary, Commonwealth Bank of Australia (Europe) N.V. up and running. CBA Group Executive […]

$3 million on offer under round two of Traceability to boost our premium exports

Applications will be taken until 21 January 2021 for Round Two of the Traceability Grants Program. This program has the task of ensuring we can show chain traceability to reinforce Australia’s status as a trusted source of clean, safe, and premium produce. The Australian Government is encouraging applications from farming groups, research organisations and other […]

Export Meat industry gets injection from a $328 million support package

Critical government and industry action to modernise the Australian export meat inspection and regulatory system is underway following the $328 million Busting Congestion for Agricultural Exporters measure announced by the Australian Government as part of the 2020/21 Budget.  The Busting Congestion for Agricultural Exporters package will fund reforms for Australian agricultural sectors, including the meat […]

Rebel kicks export goal with sale from Forbes to Sweden

Family owned machinery manufacturer, Rebel Equipment recently dispatched its first order to Europe in 2018 from its Forbes NSW workshop in central west New South Wales. Rebel Equipment’s Nic Rebellato said the sale was not the company’s first export, but was a milestone, as many more orders from overseas are expected to follow. It came […]